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Prepared for the worst

With the tragedy involving elementary students in Connecticut fresh in their minds, school officials at Max want to have the bases covered when it comes to keeping their students and staff safe and secure.

Posted 12/27/12 (Thu) read more »

School gears up for future

The classroom crunch is no longer an immediate concern at Garrison elementary school, following board action Tuesday evening.

Posted 12/20/12 (Thu) read more »

Sanitation companies offer commercial, rural services

With the new year just days away, Garrison area businesses need to make arrangements for sanitation service.

Posted 12/20/12 (Thu) read more »

Motor grader bids received

A pair of new motor graders will be rumbling down county roads in the near future.

Posted 12/13/12 (Thu) read more »

Just waiting for ice

It’s been nearly two years since the indoor ice skating rink collapsed under the weight of heavy snow.

Posted 12/13/12 (Thu) read more »

Courthouse demolition plans one step closer

The old McLean County Courthouse’s days are numbered.

Posted 12/06/12 (Thu) read more »

Committee talks classroom crunch

A check for $54,366 will be received soon by the Garrison school district from the state for rapid enrollment growth.

Posted 12/06/12 (Thu) read more »

Business changing hands

Thursday will be the last day of business for owner Mike Rud of the Garrison Bay Express. While the name will stay the same, come Friday, the business, located on Highway 37, will be under new ownership.

Posted 11/29/12 (Thu) read more »

Board responds to failed vote

The elephant in the room moved to center stage at the end of an hour and a half school board meeting.

Posted 11/29/12 (Thu) read more »

Four dead in New Town, another kills self in Parshall

Three children and their grandmother were murdered in New Town on Sunday afternoon. A New Town man who committed suicide in Parshall that evening is alleged to be the killer.

Posted 11/21/12 (Wed) read more »